(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? Got my first chicken when I was a child - I've had them a couple of different times as an adult. I'm back to chickens for home use now. (2) How many chickens do you have right now? a handful of laying hens and a few more peeps (3) What breeds do you have? standard mix - hoping to raise Heritage Breeds (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Ideal Poultry site link (5) What are some of your other hobbies? livestock, farm animals (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I'm hoping to become more self-sustaining and get healthier to eat, to boot!